PhD Opportunity


Injury Talks


RACS Dates

The Trauma Service provides ...

Clinical management

of the multiply injured trauma patient

An expert consultation and referral service

to the clinical teams involved in initial assessment and ongoing management of patients with multiple system injuries

Assistance in discharge planning

and follow-up management of selected patients with complex injuries


with other health professional groups and community agencies, including GP's and ACC

A Trauma Registry

to study injury trends in the region and assist in injury prevention.

Monthly teaching forums

focused on trauma management

Attendance at all trauma calls

between the hours of 0800-1700hrs Monday to Friday

Previously admitted trauma patients

returning with complications or ongoing problems.

Patients admitted to a specialty service

where a general surgical consultation is desired